The fourth Media in Transition conference, May 6-8, 2005, explored storytelling
as a cultural practice. Above, Alan Lightman (left) and Robert Kanigel,
professors in MIT's Graduate Program in Science Writing, ponder a point
during their roundtable on "narratives of science."
of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences, Literature Faculty and the Angus
H. MacDonald Fund of the MIT Writing Program]